Thursday, August 24, 2023


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Airlie Beach Bowls

Tuesday afternoon at Airlie Beach Bowls Club was home to a big performance from winners Elaine Hadlow, Dawn Dowel, and John Brown, 27-13.

Wednesday Noel Crosbie and Alan Pershouse won easily with a dominant performance before Wednesday night Business House Bowls saw an amazing final between Hadlow Racing Team and the Tuk Tuks team, with Hadlow winning to put their name on the trophy.

Wednesday afternoon in Mackay saw Carol Crosbie and Lyn Graham runners up in the Northern Beaches pairs representing the club in a gallant display.

In the Ladies Masters titles at South Suburban Ladda Purdie and Joan McGrath won the coveted trophy, defeating the South Suburban champions by one shot.

Saturday and Sunday saw the Men’s two bowl triples Club Championship begin and the final between Manny Isgro’s team against Harry Quod’s team ended 25-15.

Sunday afternoon social bowls saw the team of Tony Whitehorn with Mario De Martini at lead and Mark Mawson second easily beat the rest of the field with a great team performance.

Contributed with thanks to Mark Mawson

Airlie Beach Bowls Club representatives Joan McGrath and Ladda Purdie at South Suburban after an amazing victory in the Ladies Master Pairs

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